People who have made no progress…look back and say “I’m so satisfied with that! My life was wonderful!”…I can at the very least say that even if it isn’t much, I’ve made some progress…and that’s good. Because I have regrets, I have done well. —
Atsuko Wantabe, quoted in A Different Kind of Luxury by Andy Couturier
3 thoughts on “Regrets”
I love Silas’s upper eye liner:)
Wow, that’s a quote I’ll be chewing on for a while. It’s challenging to think of a successful life as one that does have regrets.
It’s so anti-American, right? This book is interviews with Japanese people who have chosen to live outside of the hyper-competitive Japanese corporate culture. There are some really fascinating perspectives.